Pressure Technologies Plc - Verdict of Trial
Pressure Technologies PLC
27 November 2019
Pressure Technologies plc
("Pressure Technologies", the "Company" or the "Group")
On 18 November 2019, Pressure Technologies (AIM: PRES), the specialist engineering group, announced that a trial had commenced in respect of the intended prosecution by the Health & Safety Executive ("HSE") following the fatal accident at its subsidiary Chesterfield Special Cylinders ("CSC") in June 2015.
Trial proceedings have concluded and the jury has delivered a guilty verdict pursuant to Section 2 of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.
A sentencing hearing has been scheduled for 9 December 2019 and the Company expects that the penalty will be determined at that time.